Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE)
19 Jan 2018
KIGALI, Jan 18 Germany's Volkswagen AG said on Thursday it would start assembling three vehicle models at a new plant in Rwanda in May for local sale and use in its own new ride-sharing service.
DETROIT, Jan 18 Japanese luxury auto brands Lexus and Infiniti are using the Detroit auto show to test new ways to regain momentum against Germany's prestige automakers and Silicon Valley's Tesla Inc.
FRANKFURT Volkswagen (VW) reported a 4.3 percent rise in 2017 sales to 10.7 million vehicles, staying ahead of Toyota in the race to keep the title of world's biggest carmaker although Renault-Nissan has forecast it would go top.
* Figures put German firm above Toyota with 10.35 mln (Adds Renault-Nissan comments)
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FRANKFURT, Jan 17 Germany's Volkswagen , vying for the top spot among the world's largest carmakers, reported a gain in 2017 sales of 4.3 percent to 10.7 million vehicles.
PRAGUE, Jan 16 Czech carmaker Skoda Auto, a Volkswagen unit, boosted its global sales by 6.6 percent to a record 1.2 million vehicles in 2017 after the launch of new SUV models and growth in Europe, it said on Tuesday.
DETROIT Volkswagen launched an all-new Jetta compact car, its biggest seller in America, at the Detroit Auto Show on Sunday as it looks to revive sales in the world's second-largest auto market and move on from the emissions scandal that has tarnished its reputation over the past few years. | Video
DETROIT Volkswagen's core autos division increased vehicle sales to a record 6.23 million cars last year, as rising demand for VW brand models in the Americas and the key Chinese market offset a decline in western Europe. | Video
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